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May 15, 2018
Activists line up during a rally in the Twin Cites area last summer to protest pipeline initiatives in Minnesota -- both a threat to the environment, critics say, as well as a false hope for economic growth. Submitted photo / Sierra Club
Pipeline advocates visit Baxter amid statewide debate over Line 3
May 15, 2018 - 10:30pm
May 4, 2018
Thick smoke pours from the fire at the Husky Enery oil refinery in Superior, Wis. on April 27.  Bob King / Forum News Service
Husky requiring liability waivers for northern Wis. refinery fire injuries
May 4, 2018 - 7:41pm
May 2, 2018
Twin Metals gets leases back from feds
May 2, 2018 - 7:35pm
April 23, 2018
Map of line 3 project (Enbridge graphic)
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
April 23, 2018 - 6:49pm
April 12, 2018
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Gas prices rising across US to July 2015 levels
April 12, 2018 - 10:36am
April 10, 2018
Members of the Catholic Workers movement and others hold signs protesting the proposed Line 3 replacement while standing in an Enbridge pipe yard in Carlton County on Monday morning. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
New voices join Line 3 pipeline protest
April 10, 2018 - 5:00pm
April 8, 2018
ND oil country begging for workers, say officials
April 8, 2018 - 9:49pm
March 27, 2018
PolyMet mine will cost $1 billion: Profit margin down 20 percent from 2012 projections
March 27, 2018 - 6:20pm
A chemist tests an oil sample on the Casablanca oil platform, operated by Repsol, in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Tarragona, Spain, on June 28, 2016. Angel Navarrete/Bloomberg
Oil industry's pervasive female pay gap even worse among explorers
March 27, 2018 - 9:20am
March 19, 2018
A pumpjack operates above an oil well at night in the Bakken Formation on the outskirts of Williston, North Dakota, on March 8, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
'Netflix for oil' setting stage for $1 trillion data battle
March 19, 2018 - 1:38pm
March 17, 2018
Feds say no to permit for Michigan mine
March 17, 2018 - 2:50pm
March 15, 2018
PUC approves Line 3 environmental study: Final decision on project expected in June
March 15, 2018 - 7:47pm
March 7, 2018
Minnesota Power and Dairyland Power Cooperative have proposed a $700 million natural gas power plant, Nemadji Trail Energy Center, which would be located near the Calumet refinery in Superior, Wis., and provide up to 550 megawatts of power. (Courtesy Minnesota Power)
Large power users have own idea to meet future power needs in Minnesota
March 7, 2018 - 6:06pm
February 28, 2018
CEO of Chilean parent company of Twin Metals discusses project with local stakeholders
February 28, 2018 - 7:44pm
Oklahoma toughens oil fracking rules as shale earthquakes climb
February 28, 2018 - 1:40pm